James Yankopoulos

James Yankopoulos

Woodside, NY, US




New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC), New York, NY, US, Project Manager

Responsible for conducting site surveys and inspections of the HDC portfolio and to coordinate and compose project scopes with design professionals, contractors, developers, owners and property management. Collaborate with the architect of record on design and scope review.

Mar 2014 - current

Facility Solutions Group, Lynbrook, NY, US, Project Manager/Estimator

Working under a PE, responsibilities included estimating and coordinating various commercial and high end residential electrical, switch gear, telecommunication, and fire alarm scopes. Produced necessary shop drawings for solar installations. Design services included lighting Design and analysis using AGI 32.

Sep 2012 - Mar 2014

Topos Designs, Inc., Woodside, NY, US, Assistant Project Manager

Responsible for drafting design and construction details for small residential and commercial jobs in New York City, Long Island, and New Jersey. Produced comprehensive site, zoning, and building analysis.
Responsible for all construction documents for permitting, C/O's, and violation procurement's.
Also produced 3D models and renderings, site surveys, as-builts, and design consulting for clients.

Jun 2011 - Sep 2012


New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), New York, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2006 - May 2011


2015 Intern-Associate Award - AIA New York State, Award

Established in 2005, the purpose of the Intern-Associate Award is to recognize notable contributions and accomplishments by an intern or associate member of AIANYS.


Alpha Rho Chi, Award

"In 1931, the Grand Council of Alpha Rho Chi established the Alpha Rho Chi Medal to "encourage professional leadership by regarding student accomplishment; promote the ideals of professional service by acknowledging distinctive individual contributions to social life; and stimulate professional merit by commending qualities in the student not necessarily pertaining to scholarship".


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